SHAWN DOLLAR - OWNER, PRESIDENT & CEO
Under Shawn’s leadership, and with the help of the Small Business Administration and the Government Contracting Small Business Development Center, the core customer base has evolved from primarily farmers and ranchers to numerous commercial and civil accounts. The development of these accounts has been aided by certifications in the SBA’s 8(a) Program, State of Texas HUB and NCTRCA’s DBE. In 2013, revenues increased over 25 % over last year. This growth can be directly attributed to the SBA’s 8(a) program which Sturm Welding participates in. From September of 2012 thru October 2013, Sturm Welding was awarded six, 8(a) set-aside contracts with the Army Corps of Engineers. This work ranged from building pedestrian bridges to repair and maintenance of area lakes outlet work construction.
Shawn attended college at the University of Houston, is a graduate of the SBA’s 2012 Emerging Leaders Program and a member of Pilot Point Chamber of Commerce, She is a wife, mother, and grandmother. Outside of work, her passions include family, cooking, motorcycling, gardening and shopping.
DALE DOLLAR - OWNER, PROJECT SUPERVISOR
Dale Dollar has extensive knowledge and experience of weld projects which spans over 30 years. Dale and Shawn took over the business of Sturm Welding, Inc. in 1998.
When Dale retired as President and CEO of Sturm Welding, Inc. in 2008, his wife Shawn took the helm of the company.
Currently Dale supervises off-site projects at various USACE Outlet Works structures within the Ft. Worth and Capital regions.
HEATH DOLLAR - PROJECT MANAGER
Heath Dollar has served as Project Manager of Sturm Welding, Inc. since 2015.
His widespread knowledge and experience of contract estimation & negotiation, project cost analysis & forecast projection as well as his intricate knowledge of complex welding processes makes Heath extremely valuable in the current and future growth of Sturm Welding, Inc.